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May 2017

29th 4th Party Logistics Services for the Defence Commodity Reform Program An industry briefing will be conducted in Melbourne commencing at 10:00am on Monday 13th February 2017 (ACT, NSW, VIC, SA, WA, QLD, NT, TAS)

29th NSW Health / Patient Transport Services (PTS) Surge Capacity – HSBP_HC16_C949 HealthShare NSW PTS assists patients in the Greater Sydney metropolitan area and Regional Areas (Milton, Taree, New England) who cannot use, or have difficulty using public and/or private transport, and whose acuity does not require the use of a NSW Ambulance.  Tenders are sought from the market for the provision of PTS Surge Capacity particularly for peak periods (NSW)

30th NSW Health / Provision of Allied Health Services at Oran Park Family Health seeking Tenders from experienced and qualified providers of Allied Health Services to operate out of the Integrated Primary Care Centre (IPCC), also known as Oran Park Family Health (OPFH), located within the Oran Park Shopping Centre (NSW)

31st Department of Education / Pleasant Heights PS – Out of School Hours Care Services Applications are invited for the opportunity to provide services to establish and operate an Out of School Hours Facility at Pleasant Heights Public School (NSW)

June 2017

1st NSW Health / Munch & Move Cooks Training Package The Health Administration Corporation (HAC) is seeking to engage a registered training organisation to work collaboratively with the NSW Office of Preventive Health to develop and deliver a new Munch & Move cooks training package for early childhood education and care services across NSW

1st Department of Justice / Expression of Interest for Castlereagh Women’s Domestic Violence Court Advocacy Service (WDVCAS) Legal Aid NSW is seeking applications from non-government organisations to auspice a new Women’s Domestic Violence Court Advocacy Service (WDVCAS) in Walgett (NSW)

2nd Assessment and Service Connect – Far North Queensland and South West to procure new Assessment and Service Connect services in Far North Queensland and South West (Ipswich and Toowoomba catchments) regions. Through this RFQ, the Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services (the department) is seeking a partnership approach to assess and respond to a family’s needs for service connection to improve the safety and wellbeing of children in their home and reduce the need for children to enter or re-enter the statutory system (QLD)

5th FNQ Young People Residential Care Service This Request for Quote (RFQ) has been issued with the objective of purchasing four (4) non-family based out of home care placements for young people with complex to extreme support needs (QLD)

6th Lifeguard Services Mackay Regional Council requires the provision of expert lifeguard services at various beaches within the Mackay region (QLD)

8th Business Connect Specialists – Round 2 Specialists will deliver Access to Finance and/or Procurement support advisory services as part of the Business Connect program (NSW)

9th Nambour Targeted Family Support Program The department’s investment in a Targeted Family Support service aims to reduce harm or risk of harm to families, prevent crises or problems within families from arising or escalating and to deliver the following outcomes; Improve the wellbeing and safety of children, young people and their families. Build the capacity of families to care for and protect their children. Provide linkages to local universal support services/community groups to enable families to access the resources to build their capacity to solve problems and make positive choices and changes. Prevent entry or re-entry to the statutory child protection system (QLD)

9th Procurement of a consultant to conduct the five-year review of the Health Star Rating system The successful tenderer will be required to produce a final review report, to be provided tothe Australia and New Zealand Ministerial Forum on Food Regulation (the Forum) in mid-2019 (FED)

9th Intensive, Secondary and Targeted Family Support – Stage 4 This procurement process will seek to procure a mix of intensive, secondary and targeted family support services in Child and Family catchments across the state. There are 20 Child and Family catchments across the state, serviced by Family and Child Connect (FaCC) (QLD)

9th Youth Foyer Initiative – Gold Coast The Department of Housing and Public Works is seeking proposals for an innovative housing and support solution, for young people aged 16 – 25 years old at the Gold Coast, who are homeless or at risk of homelessness, and who commit to engage in education or training (QLD)

9th Youth Foyer Initiative – Townsville The Department of Housing and Public Works is seeking proposals for an innovative housing and support solution, for young people aged 16 – 25 years old in Townsville, who are homeless or at risk of homelessness, and who commit to engage in education or training (QLD)

12th Community Recovery – Ex Tropical Cyclone Debbie In March 2017, Tropical Cyclone Debbie with the associated rainfall and flooding, severely impacted individuals and communities in the Whitsunday, Mackay, Isaac, Rockhampton, Scenic Rim, Logan City and Gold Coast areas.  The purpose of this procurement activity is to provide medium to longer-term support to disaster affected individuals and communities to affect their own recovery and build resilience to future events

13th Department of Justice / Request for Tender for the provision of Cognitive Impairment Diversion Program – NGO Support role The roll out of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) across NSW presents an opportunity to better identify individuals with a significant and permanent cognitive disability and link them to appropriate disability supports. The criminal justice system provides a pathway by which defendants may be identified and assessed for cognitive impairment and assisted to access reasonable and necessary disability supports (NSW)

21st Cohesive Communities Action Plan The Queensland Government is seeking proposals with the objective of engaging an organisation independent to Government to undertake an evaluation of the effectiveness and implementation of the Cohesive Communities Action Plan (QLD)

26th Disaster Relief and Recovery Services Disaster recovery is the coordinated process of supporting individuals and communities through emotional, social and physical wellbeing, the reconstruction of the physical infrastructure, restoration of the economy and the environment (Queensland State Disaster Management Plan). To expedite the purchase of these services, the department will establish a whole of Government Standing Offer Arrangement (SOA), for the provision of additional and specific human and social services relevant to community recovery. These services will operate in communities impacted by disaster events when existing capacity has been reached (QLD)

26th Domestic and Family Violence Counselling and Perpetrator Intervention Programs North Queensland The department seeks contemporary, consistent and sustainable approaches for service delivery that delivers on a strong commitment of working towards eliminating domestic and family violence in the community (QLD)

30th Strategic Partnerships for Start Playing Stay Playing The Department of National Parks, Sport and Racing (the department) is seeking to establish commercial sponsorship and collaborative relationships with commercial entities for the purpose of enhancing and expanding the Start Playing Stay Playing initiative (QLD)

July 2017

31/7/2019 NGO Registration Scheme – Human Services (NSW)

Tender Links

ACT Government Procurement and Capital Works (ACT)

AusTender provides centralised publication of Australian Government business opportunities, annual procurement plans, multi-use lists and contracts awarded (FED)

New South Wales Councils’ Tender Links (NSW)

NSW Government eTendering (NSW)

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PHN Northern Queensland (QLD)

Queensland Government QTenders (QLD)

Queensland Local Councils’ Tender links (QLD)

SA Tenders and Contracts (SA)

Tasmanian Government Tenders (TAS)

Tenders VIC (VIC)

Tenders WA (WA)

Other Information

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